Saturday 8th September

Time: 7pm – 11pm

Tickets: £5 (at Rich Mix Box Office)

Rich Mix

35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA.

http://www.richmix.org.uk/

 

A.L Kennedy – awarding winning novelist, author of article “Solitary Confinement is no place for a Poet” in Guardian

Jeff Mirza – “Britain’s Best Loved Asian Comedian” (Time Out) and actor (White Teeth, Infinite Justice)

Moazzam Begg – former Guatanamo Detainee, author of “Enemy Combatant”, activist for detainees

Victoria Brittain – journalist & author of plays “Guatanamo” & “Meaning of Waiting”

Talha Ahsan – poetry & letters written in prison whilst detained without trial or evidence ( freetalha.org )

Arts Against Extraditions – collective of artists & creatives fighting against extraditions & for civil liberties

David Bermingham – one of the “Natwest Three”, expert witness against Extradition treaty, author of “Price to Pay” must-read book about Extradition ordeal

UK Apache NKA Abdul Wahhab ft. Ahmed – performing the Babar Ahmed national petition nasheed live

Manjinder Virk – Award-winning actress star of Britz, The Arbor

Ahir Shah – comedian, fresh from Edinburgh Festival, as seen on Channel 4 and BBC Newsnight. Hackney Empire New Act of the Year Finalist

 

Screening of Extradition -a 30 minute film about Talha Ahsan & Babar Ahmad featuring Gareth Peirce & poet Avaes Mohammad, framed around Talha Ahsan prison poetry & other acts to be announced

 

Nearest Tube: Liverpool Street

Twitter Hashtag: #ExtraditeNight

Follow: @HamjaAhsan @freetalha

www.freetalha.org

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